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Time management: think of it in terms of assets and debts - The Guardian

Time management: think of it in terms of assets and debts - The Guardian | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
Take a few minutes to fix the door that jams whenever you use it, and time saved may soon outweigh time spent, says Oliver Burkeman
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How To Become An Inspirational Leader

How To Become An Inspirational Leader | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
Inspirational leadership—leadership capable of taking an organization and people to new heights--has become the buzzword in today’s business world.

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The right skills to pass through any issue all begin with the right leadership.
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not the sexiest article today but solid info

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Kurt Kelly Receives 2013 Los Angeles Award | Kurt Kelly Blog

Kurt Kelly Receives 2013 Los Angeles Award | Kurt Kelly Blog | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kurt Kelly Receives 2013 Los Angeles Award Los Angeles Award Program Honors the Achievement LOS ANGELES December 3, 2013 -- Kurt Kelly has been selected for the 2013 Los Angeles Award in the Video Production...
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35 Fullscreen Websites for Design Inspiration

35 Fullscreen Websites for Design Inspiration | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
The idea of a fullscreen website has evolved rapidly over the past few years. Fullscreen images, videos, and even parallax layouts have become normal in the design community.
See on spyrestudios.com

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My Writing Process 

My Writing Process  | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
Inspiration: It can be found literally anywhere at any time, usually when you are bored and let your mind wander around.… (New post to I.M.H.O. My Writing Process : Inspiration: It can be found literally anywhere at any time, usually...
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The Reason I Believe You Can Start Your Writing Business Now!

The Reason I Believe You Can Start Your Writing Business Now! | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
If you are waiting for the right time to start your business, then I have a bad news for you. There is no right time! Learn how I started my writing business!
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4 Simple Techniques to Boost Your Productivity as a Freelance Writer

4 Simple Techniques to Boost Your Productivity as a Freelance Writer | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
Going freelance is a dream for many people. However, if not managed properly, you can waste a lot of time without achieving much.
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“The Voice of Experience,” Kurt Kelly Leads Dynamic Entertainment Consulting through Live Video Inc.

IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 22, 2013 By: Melissa English and Kari Bothwell Contact: Info@LiveVideoinc.com “The Voice of Experience,” Kurt Kelly Leads Dynamic Entertainment Consulting through Live Video Inc.
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Michael Pilney Names the Internet as the Catalyst for Growth and Job Creation - DigitalJournal.com

Michael Pilney Names the Internet as the Catalyst for Growth and Job Creation
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The report also mentions that "U.S.
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Creative Business Logo Design Inspiration #24 | Logos | Graphic Design Junction

Creative Business Logo Design Inspiration #24 | Logos | Graphic Design Junction | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
Yet another beautiful collection of Creative Logo Designs for graphic design inspiration. We believe that effectiveness should be based on how quickly the idea

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Elance reports hiring up 51%, gross billings rise - Staffing Industry Analysts (registration)

Elance reports hiring up 51%, gross billings rise - Staffing Industry Analysts (registration) | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
Elance reports hiring up 51%, gross billings rise Staffing Industry Analysts (registration) “We know, from previous Elance reports, that billing levels in the past two years ranged progressively from $64 million (first half of 2011) to $104 million...
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Author Elmore Leonard dies at 87 - USA TODAY

Author Elmore Leonard dies at 87 - USA TODAY | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
ABC News
Author Elmore Leonard dies at 87
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Crime writer George Pelecanos, a friend and admirer of Leonard, remembered the first time he met the older writer. "I was nervous," Pelecanos, 56, told USA TODAY on Tuesday.
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Work experience made easy – new national program Work Inspiration to help

Work experience made easy – new national program Work Inspiration to help | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
Hosting young work experience students can be a challenge for time-poor business owners, however, a new national campaign launched today is designed to make it simple. (Have you got a young GenYer in the office?
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The Real Crisis of Journalism - The New Yorker

The Real Crisis of Journalism - The New Yorker | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
The self-purge at The New Republic might be taken as part of the demise of old journalistic institutions. Or it might be the story of one incompetent mogul.

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Change is afoot at the New Yorker.
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The 9 Skills To Look For When Hiring A Social Media Specialist

The 9 Skills To Look For When Hiring A Social Media Specialist | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
People have this manner of thinking these days that it is their social responsibility to share everything with their virtual connections: what they ate, what they are wearing, what they think about l…...

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The Social Enterprise Everyone's Waiting For: Journalism, Snowden, Secrets ... - Forbes

The Social Enterprise Everyone's Waiting For: Journalism, Snowden, Secrets ... - Forbes | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
The Social Enterprise Everyone's Waiting For: Journalism, Snowden, Secrets ...
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Journalism for navigating uncertainty: The engagement principle

Journalism for navigating uncertainty: The engagement principle | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
Journalism That Matters is a nonprofit that convenes conversations to foster collaboration, innovation, and action so that a diverse news and information ecosystem can thrive.

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Intéressante synthèse de l'évolution du journalisme à l'heure du web: repérée par Benjamin Lagues.

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Simplified Project Managment for Freelance Writers

Simplified Project Managment for Freelance Writers | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
Freelance writers can use basic Project Management techniques to boost their effectiveness and professional outlook. Here are a few simple techniques.
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Junk Drawer Inspiration

Junk Drawer Inspiration | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
"How did you come up with that story?" For writers, inspiration can be found just about anywhere. When I lived in Miami, my writing teacher, Dennis Ross, had plenty of ideas for his students. At th...
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“The Voice of Experience” Kurt Kelly is Named Signature Voice of Orphan Secure

IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 22, 2013 By: Melissa English Contact: Info@LiveVideoInc.com “The Voice of Experience” Kurt Kelly is Named Signature Voice of Orphan Secure Legendary talent Kurt Kelly has lent his golden voice to promote global awareness...
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Inspiration for Jack Kerouac's "On The Road," Beatrice Kozera, Dies Aged 92!

Inspiration for Jack Kerouac's "On The Road," Beatrice Kozera, Dies Aged 92! | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
Woman whose fling with Jack Kerouac inspired him to publish On The Road dies aged 92

By James Nye

PUBLISHED: 18:49 EST, 19 August 2013 | UPDATED: 23:11 EST, 19 August 2013



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Good Companies are Storytellers, Great Companies are Storydoers

Good Companies are Storytellers, Great Companies are Storydoers | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
Discussions about story and storytelling are fashionable in marketing circles. I have ambivalent feelings about this. On… (RT @sprout_sarah: A2) Just found a great @ Medium article about storydoers vs storytellers.
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Books to read by the fire!

Books to read by the fire! | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
Books make ideal treats and presents and we've got something for the entire family with our selection. Find out more at SheInspires.com.au - your women's magazine online with news, stories, inspiration and online competitions.
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Being Creative - Unlocking Your Intimate Inner Artist

Being Creative - Unlocking Your Intimate Inner Artist | Freelance Writing for a Living | Scoop.it
Building musical creativity. Being creative - unlocking your intimate inner artist (When writing music, there are two main different stages that your mind goes through to write a song you're proud...
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Nike Presents: Just Do It -- Possibilities

We're all capable of a little more -- a little faster, a little higher, a little stronger, a little more. And when we look at all of the little things we've ... (Love a good motivational video!
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